Introducing VMware Boxer 4.8 for Android

The VMware AirWatch® team is excited to announce that VMware Boxer 4.8 for Android is publicly available.

What’s New in this App Version

  • BINXA-5464: Redesigned Conversation List View
  • BINXA-4528: Configuration to limit the information displayed in notifications
  • BINXA-4552: OCSP revocation checking for S/MIME
  • BINXA-5556: Improved sync functionality
  • BINXA-4770: PolicyEmailMaxSyncPeriod key to configure sync period
  • BINXA-5588: Upgraded Polaris attachment viewer library

Bugs Fixed in this App Version

  • BINXA-5629: Standalone enrollment fails intermittently
  • BINXA-5646: Able to bypass Boxer passcode expiration and access email by force closing Boxer
  • BINXA-5736: Boxer does not display mismatch sender certificate error message
  • BINXA-3067: Missing emails are displayed after adding managed account
  • BINXA-5711: Fix NPE crash
  • BINXA-5480: Inbox shortcut in ‘All Inboxes’ does not display the highlight after a kill and launch
  • BINXA-5414: Boxer wipes itself after WS1 adaptive management
  • BINXA-4967: Attachments with context in Thai Language are not shown correctly
  • BINXA-4868: Boxer crashes when opening a specific ‘.pptx’ file
  • BINXA-4714: Boxer is not syncing ‘Suggested Contacts’
  • BINXA-4456: Contacts with no first name or last name are displayed incorrectly
  • BINXA-5655: Emails in Hebrew are incorrectly displayed
  • BINXA-5550: Email body in Traditional Chinese contains distorted characters
  • BINXA-5570: Boxer app moves to background when data wipe is initiated after entering the incorrect passcode
  • BINXA-3968: Proposed time in hero or invite card not displayed for emails with event times
  • BINXA-5165: Emails getting duplicated when moved from Inbox to a sub-folder
  • BINXA-5460: Unable to install on ChromeOS
  • BINXA-4312: Sending a message to yourself gets automatically marked as ‘Read’
  • BINXA-4796: Calendar card not displaying the correct information about schedule (free or busy)
  • BINXA-5686: Email is not sent, gets stuck in outbox and is eventually sent
  • BINXA-5620: Quick action text alignment broken in German translation
  • BINXA-5580: Full screen not supported on Samsung DEX device
  • BINXA-5059: 'Request Responses' option is not honored in Outlook
  • BINXA-4812: Unread count for Boxer Email Widget is not correct
  • BINXA-4700: Cannot add multiple accounts from same domain (if first added account is cert based)
  • BINXA-5619: Calendar card action text is not displayed correctly for German locale.
  • BINXA-5052: Boxer re-syncs all the emails on some devices due to invalid sync key
  • BINXA-5330: Inline image is displayed as source URL in the email list view
  • BINXA-5593: Message text overlaps in conversation view
  • BINXA-3954: Avatar on Inbox list view will not update with new contact image

Customer Impact

Take advantage of these updates by meeting the minimum requirements and downloading VMware Boxer 4.8 for Android. 

Minimum Requirements

  • Android 4.2 or higher
  • AirWatch Console 8.3 FP5 or higher

How to Download VMware Boxer 4.8 for Android

  • Prior Version is Installed – Direct end users to update the app when prompted. The application seamlessly updates over the existing application version without disrupting device enterprise functionality.
  • Prior Version is Not Installed – Direct end users to download it from the Google Play Store.

Support Contact Information

To open a Support Request, please call your local AirWatch support line or submit a Support Request via myAirWatch.


Best Regards,

The AirWatch Team

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